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Doha Bank wins ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’

Doha Bank wins ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’

Doha Bank has received the ‘Golden Peacock Award for Sustainability in Financial Sector’ during the 17th International Conference on Corporate Governance & Sustainability held in London.

Lotte to sell China shops in face of boycott

Lotte to sell China shops in face of boycott

South Korea’s Lotte Group is to sell some of its Chinese stores in the face of crippling measures imposed by Beijing over a US missile defence system, it said yesterday – and could dispose of them all.

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow says US Venezuela sanctions aim to 'fuel tensions'

Moscow on Monday slammed new US sanctions on Venezuela, saying they were aimed at damaging the Latin American nation's economy and aggravating tensions.

Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots

Cyclones and climate change: connecting the dots

Scientists freely acknowledge they don’t know everything about how global warming affects hurricanes like the one pummelling southeast Texas.

Cole homers for game’s only run in win over Reds

Cole homers for game’s only run in win over Reds

Sooner or later, Gerrit Cole was bound to find a way to beat the Cincinnati Reds. Even if he had to do it all himself.

Thumama Stadium delivers a boost to local industry

Thumama Stadium delivers a boost to local industry

The development of Al Thumama Stadium highlights the Supreme Committee for Delivery & Legacy’s (SC) commitment to boosting local industry.

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza

British couple's message in a bottle reaches Gaza

A message in a bottle cast into the sea by a holidaying British couple on the island of Rhodes has washed up on the blockaded Gaza Strip, the fisherman who found it said on Tuesday.

Russia behind Ukraine hot war: US envoy

Russia behind Ukraine hot war: US envoy

The new US special envoy on Ukraine said yesterday that Russia is responsible for the “hot war” in the country’s east, after fresh clashes between government forces and Russian-backed rebels.

Ex-Soviet spy ‘was at Trump Jr. meeting with Russian lawyer’

Ex-Soviet spy ‘was at Trump Jr. meeting with Russian lawyer’

A meeting between Donald Trump Jr. and a Russian lawyer in June 2016 was also attended by a Russian-American lobbyist who was a former Soviet counter-intelligence officer, NBC News reported yesterday.

Iraq faces pockets of IS resistance in Mosul's Old City

Iraq faces pockets of IS resistance in Mosul's Old City

Iraqi forces hit further pockets of resistance from Islamic State militants in Mosul's Old City on Friday, four days after the prime minister declared victory.

Stocks advance despite weak US jobs report

Stocks advance despite weak US jobs report

European and US stocks pushed further into record territory yesterday despite US job creation data missing expectations.

Qatar’s al-Attiyah gets off to flying start, Abu Issa third

Qatar’s al-Attiyah gets off to flying start, Abu Issa third

Reigning FIA World Cup champion Nasser al-Attiyah produced a first leg master class to take control in the Dubai International Baja powered by AW Rostamani and Nissan today while French rider Benjamin Melot grabbed the lead in the bikes contest.